Regina v Ealing Magistrates ex parte Ralph Burgess: QBD 3 Jan 1999

The court upheld a Magistrate’s decision to proceed in the absence of a defendant.


Unreported, 03 January 1999, CO 4013/99


England and Wales

Cited by:

CitedJohnson, Regina (on the Application of) v Director of Public Prosecutions Admn 8-Dec-2005
The defendant sought judicial review of a decision by the magistrates to proceed with criminal charges against him in his absence. He suffered confirmed depression. There were several adjournments.
Held: ‘despite the unsatisfactory and indeed . .
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Updated: 25 May 2022; Ref: scu.238188